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Suspension of Sharif’s, Maryam’s jail terms has changed political dynamics

Former Pakistani prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his daughter have been released from prison after the Islamabad High Court (IHC) suspended the jail terms given them by the Accountability Court. Though the High Court only suspended the pair’s incarceration on a temporary basis as it is still hearing Sharif’s petition against his sentence, given the hostile circumstances, […]